Join United Wire Company at North America’s Largest Annual Medtech Event, The MDM West Expo, Feb. 6-8, 2018. Visit us at Booth #340 of the Anaheim Convention Center, Anaheim California. For more information, click link: MDM WEST 2018

MDM Logo


Happy Holidays!

Looking forward to seeing everyone at the NESMA Annual Holiday Party and 60th Anniversary Celebration – Thursday Night, Dec. 14th

For more information, click here

Springs party

Shaped Wire Manufacturing



SHAPED WIRE PRODUCED: Per Customer Drawings






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Flat Wire Manufacturing

Flat Wire Manufacturing
With over 50 years of experience, United Wire Company, Inc. has grown to become one on the specialists in manufacturing Flat Wire. Our Flat Wire is available in many alloys and is produced in multiple edge classifications such as; Square Edges, Rounded/Broken Corners, Natural Rounded Edges and Full Rounded Edges.
Flat Wire: Advantages
Specialty and Custom Edges
Small to Large Width Shaped Wire sizes
Close Dimensional Tolerances
Burr Free
Flat Wire: Shapes & Sizes
Edges Available:
Square Edges
Rounded/Broken Corners
Natural Rounded Edges
Full Rounded Edges
Smallest Width Shaped Wire: .020″
Largest Width Shaped Wire: .750″
Flat Wire: Edges Available

Flat Wire Manufacturing

Flat Wire Manufacturing
No. 1 Edge
A Smooth, uniform, round or square edge, either slit or filed or slit and edge rolled as specified, width tolerance +- .005″.

No. 2 Edge
A natural round mill edge carried through from the hot rolled band. Has not been slit, filed, or edge rolled. Tolerances not closer than hot-rolled strip limits.

No. 3 Edge
Square, produced by slitting only. Not Filed. Width tolerances close.

No. 4 Edge
A round edge produced by edge rolling either from a natural mill edge or from slit edge strip. Not as perfect as No. 1 Edge. Width tolerances liberal.

No. 5 Edge
An approximately square edge produced by slitting and filing or slitting and rolling to remove burr.

No. 6 Edge
A square edge produced by square edge rolling, generally from square edge hot-rolled occasionally from slit strip. Width tolerances and finish not as exacting as No. 1 Edge.


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WAI Operations Summit & Wire Expo

Join WAI at the Mohegan Sun for the best wire networking setting under the sun…

Exhibit Dates: Wednesday – Thursday, June 8-9, 2016
Location: Mohegan Sun Casino Resort | Uncasville, CT, USA

The WAI Operations Summit & Wire Expo is organized by WAI and is held biennially in a different industry hub within the U.S. for the wire and cable manufacturing industry.

The event incorporates technical paper presentations, a comprehensive exhibit, on-floor production solutions demonstrations, networking activities, and more.

For more information, visit: WAI Expo 2016

WAI Wire Expo

SMI Metal Engineering Expo in Hartford

SMI is pleased to announce partnering with NESMA for Second Annual SMI Engineering Expo…

Spring Manufacturers Institute (SMI) Will Hold Second Edition of Metal Engineering eXpo in Hartford Oct. 3-5, 2017

North American trade show and technical symposium is being produced in partnership with the New England Spring and Metalstamping Association (NESMA)

Oak Brook, Ill. – The Spring Manufacturers Institute (SMI) will hold its second SMI Metal Engineering eXpo™ at the Connecticut Convention Center in Hartford, Connecticut from Oct. 3-5, 2017. The premier event for the North American engineered spring and precision metal components industries is being produced with the cooperation and support of the New England Spring and Metalstamping Association (NESMA).

For more information about the SMI Metal Engineering eXpo, visit the website for the show at: or contact SMI at 630-495-8588

SMI Expo